Japanese MotoGP Postponed!
Mies - The event MotoGP Japan finally completely suspended . Thus the decision issued by the International Motorcycling Federation ( IMF ) . Friday (11 / 3 / 2011 ) local time, an earthquake measuring 9 on the Richter scale rocked the State 0 Sakura , then followed brunt of the tsunami waves. Explosion of the number of nuclear power plants are now leaving the impact of radioactive hazard. No wonder the IMF adopted a policy of delaying the Japanese GP, which was originally held at Twin Ring Motegi circuit on 24 April. " For reasons of necessity , the Grand Prix of Japan at Twin Ring Motegi circuit , which is scheduled on April 24 , postponed until October 2 , " the IMF statement, as reported by Reuters on Wednesday ( 16 / 3 / 2011 ) . Because of the earthquake and tsunami , Motegi suffered considerable damage . Reportedly, it took several weeks to renovate the entire venue . Meanwhile , the prime series will still be held in Qatar , on March 20 . Yes, this is the second year in a row where the race could not run as scheduled. Last season, the race was delayed by the global travel restrictions, following a cloud of volcanic ash that spewed out of Iceland .,